Silver Spur Elementary
Best Elementary School in California#99
|Rating||10 out of 10|
|Grades||Kindergarten to 5th grade|
|School District||Palos Verdes Peninsula Unified|
|Location||5500 Ironwood St.
Rancho Palos Verdes, CA 90275
Silver Spur Elementary has an academic rating significantly above the average for California elementary schools based on its high test performance. It is ranked 99th in the best public elementary schools in California.
The Silver Spur Elementary student body is primarily White with a sizeable Asian Pacific population and has medium racial diversity.
|Native American Indian||0%||0|
|Hawaiian Pacific Inlander||0.5%||3|
|Two or more races||5.9%||33|
vs. other California elementary schoolsUpper 0.6%
0.7% percent of the school's students are eligible for free lunch under the National School Lunch Program compared to the California elementary school median of 57.8%. By this measure, Silver Spur Elementary students are largely wealthy and rank 35th in California for elementary school student family income.
Enrollment by Grade
State Standardized Test Performance
Rank in California99th
Rating10 out of 10
Students at Silver Spur Elementary scored an average 84% of students proficient for math and reading as tested by the California Department of Education. Performance is significantly above the state elementary school median of 34% proficiency and places the school's test performance in the top 2.7% of California elementary schools.
Test Proficiency By Gender
|Gender||Math Proficient||Reading Proficient|
|Girls||80% to 84%*||85% to 89%*|
|Boys||80% to 84%*||80% to 84%*|
State Test Proficiency by Subgroup
|Subgroup||Math Proficient||Reading Proficient|
|Asian & Pacific Islander||85% to 89%*||85% to 89%*|
|Hispanic||60% to 79%*||60% to 79%*|
|Multiracial||80% or more*||60% to 79%*|
|White||80% to 84%*||85% to 89%*|
|With Disabilites||less than 50%*||less than 50%*|
|Limited English||50% or more*||50% or more*|
*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.
|Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate||4%||9%|
|Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate||3%|
|Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate||4%|
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Silver Spur Elementary
5500 Ironwood St.
Rancho Palos Verdes, CA
Palos Verdes Peninsula Unified
Palos Verdes Estates, CA